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From Xin Li <lxnice...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [UX] - Design Exploration - Dockable Task Pane (Sidebar) - Tab User Interface Design
Date Fri, 02 Nov 2012 06:14:07 GMT
I prefer the Beveled tab option.

Maybe the content of Task Pane can including two parts: 1. Properties, the
gallery, layouts and so on; 2. Extensions

2012/11/2 Kevin Grignon <kevingrignon.oo@gmail.com>

> KG01 - see comments inline
>
> On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 8:39 PM, Shenfeng Liu <liushenf@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > 2012/11/1 Jürgen Schmidt <jogischmidt@gmail.com>
> >
> > > On 11/1/12 11:09 AM, Lei Wang wrote:
> > > > I like beveled tab option.
> > >
> > > me too and it was already planned in the past to extend the existing
> > > solution.
> > >
> >
> > +1 to Beveled tab option.
> >
> >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > One question, what kinds of content should be put into the sidebar? A
> > > > navigator window or a style list window should be put into sidebar
> as a
> > > tab
> > > > panel.
> > >
> > > I think that are good examples and Symphony has used it in a good way
> > > too. But I am also looking forward to make more more use of it to via
> > > extensions and integrate in other systems. It can be a file browser on
> a
> > > CMS  where you can checkin/checkout files, can share files, etc.. It
> can
> > > be a property SideBar as we know it from Symphony.
> > >
> >
> > property sidebar is a good candidate to implement in phase I. No need to
> > migrated every thing from Symphony sidebar, but start from some frequent
> > used buttons.
> >
>
>
> KG01 - This is an important point. Any enhancements to the existing AOO
> sidebar should leverage the best user experience elements from both
> Symphony and AOO. In addition, while we are updating this code we can
> address any other known issues.
>
> I have already completed an analysis of each tool's sidebar, strengths and
> weaknesses and captured some recommendations.
>
> See the analysis doc on the Dockable Task Pane (Side bar) Design
> Exploration page<
> http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/AOO_4.0_Dockable_Task_Pane_%28Task_Bar%29_Design_Exploration
> >on
> the AOO UX wiki.
>
> http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/AOO_4.0_Dockable_Task_Pane_%28Task_Bar%29_Design_Exploration
>
>
>
>
> > Another candidate we can consider maybe clipart/gallery.
> > And agree that we should provide interface for extension development.
> >
> > I can see it is a big feature that requires a lot of
> UX/development/testing
> > effort. So I suggest to create a wiki under 4.0 planning
> > wiki<
> >
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/AOO+4.0+Release+Planning
> > >to
> > consolidate and trace all related tasks and action items. We may also
> > need a branch to start ASAP.
> >
> > - Shenfeng Liu (Simon)
> >
> >
> >
> > >
> > > A SideBar in general is smooth and nice way to integrate in the office
> > > UI and provide fast access to new interesting features. And last but
> not
> > > least to make use of wide screen displays ;-)
> > >
> > > Juergen
> > >
> > >
> > > >
> > > > On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 4:59 PM, Kevin Grignon <
> > kevingrignon.oo@gmail.com
> > > >wrote:
> > > >
> > > >> Hello All,
> > > >>
> > > >> I've been exploring design alternatives for adding navigation tabs
> to
> > > the
> > > >> docked task pane.
> > > >>
> > > >> See:
> > > >>
> > > >>
> > >
> >
> http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/AOO_UX_Design_Exploration_-_Docked_Task_Pane_Container_-_Tab_User_Interface_Design
> > > >>
> > > >> Capture any thoughts or feedback in the discussion section of the
> wiki
> > > >> page.
> > > >>
> > > >> Thanks,
> > > >> Kevin
> > > >>
> > > >
> > >
> > >
> >
>



-- 
Best regards,
Xin Li   李欣
UX designer

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